There are times when you might want to enable custom exotic jazzy error messages instead of the boring 404 or 500 messages. It can be due to various reasons. Security, to avoid scarring the users, etc., You can enable custom error messages either server wide (all applications in a server) or only to a specific … Continue reading GlassFish v2.1.1 & Custom Error Messages
Wow! Lucid did its first wow, and may be the only wow i suppose. My web cam works. now i can use every piece of hardware that is present in my laptop. I can't say that the problem was linux. Actually the problem was my webcam, it did not come with drivers for linux. some … Continue reading OMG! My Web Cam works!
Like i had said in the previous post, i installed xfce or xubuntu-desktop. First i installed it in my laptop, and played around. it was nice, Though i couldn't find any difference in performance in my laptop (core 2 duo, 2 GB of Ram). It was slightly different and interesting. But after around an hour … Continue reading An improved Desktop…..
I have been facing this for a long time since 3.5. something. Even after upgrading to 3.6 it continues. Firefox would keep on asking for proxy authentication even though i had given the id and password and even it remembers. But it will always ask for the id and password. Today looked around to find … Continue reading Firefox keeps prompting for Proxy Authentication
Well, all those who love to use terminal or are in need of using terminal frequently, would know about Guake, which bring terminal with a touch of a button. But the thing is after it is installed, it does not start up automatically during system startup. It was a bit frustrating for me, I searched … Continue reading AutoStart Guake during System Startup
ok. Before i start,.... This is about having only the look of windows 7 on a linux rig. nothing more. If you might take any offence, then leave without reading any further. And this is not a total convert, just the look of the desktop. Ok. So, Today, out of the blue, i had a … Continue reading Masquerading Ubuntu Karmic as Windows 7
This post is kinda notes to me. The link which i had bookmarked for this has been gone... So i am writing here whatever i can remember of what did. This is to display a random text whenever you log in to the terminal. or open a terminal window in GUI. For this to work … Continue reading Display a fortune message when you log in
After a long time looking at others blogs with fancy themes / layouts, today i set out to get my self one different theme, which is not there in the blogger's default layout set. Since the aim was to get something out of the bloggers default arsenal, i was just looking around for some fancy … Continue reading Dom Inspector – Customizing Blogger Theme / Layout/ Template
hmmm. successfully installed the iphone theme on my rokr e6 yesterday night. took less than 3 minutes. The anxiety was too high when i was doing this, and i could have bricked my phone, but i didn't. Now the phone is working cool. i had to install and use linloader and a good lin … Continue reading The iphone theme